змей

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See also: змеи and змеј

Bulgarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *zmьjь.

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Noun[edit]

змей (zmejm (feminine змеица)

  1. dragon (usually a male one)
  2. (figuratively) kite

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Russian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *zmьjь.

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Noun[edit]

змей (zmejm anim, m inan (genitive зме́я, nominative plural зме́и, genitive plural зме́ев)

  1. (animate, mythology) serpent, dragon
  2. (animate, figuratively) snake (crafty, wily, evil man)
  3. (inamimate) kite (flying toy)
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Noun[edit]

змей (zmejf anim pl

  1. genitive plural of змея́ (zmejá)
  2. accusative plural of змея́ (zmejá)